PANALITIX Achievement Awards 2018

Collins Hume's innovation rewarded at international accounting awards
Collins Hume Accountants & Business Advisers were named Accounting Business of the Year 2018 at the PANALITIX Achievement Awards held during THEPAC international accounting conference in San Diego last night.

Peter Fowler Colin DunnPartner Peter Fowler represented Collins Hume via video link before over 200 international accounting delegates, sponsors and industry leaders from Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, North America and Europe. He said he was blown away.

"I know there are so many amazing accounting firms all around the world so this is really awesome, thank you," Peter said.

"We have an amazing team who I can't thank enough for everything they do and always having our clients' best interests at heart. When you work with a great bunch of people who share a common purpose, it makes turning up to work each day so much easier." 

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Happy Giving Tuesday

It's Giving Tuesday

Collins Hume has just helped B1G1 pass 165 million impacts and go so close to 166 million.

Doing so pushed our combined impacts close to 11.5 million, achieved through the giving by Collins Hume as well as our team members: Read more…

Peter Fowler SCU Alumnus of the Year

Peter Fowler named outstanding alumnus
Collins Hume Partner, Peter Fowler, named Southern Cross University's School of Business & Tourism 2018 Alumnus of the Year at gala event in Lismore.

Peter Fowler SCU Alumnus of the YearSouthern Cross University 'welcomed home' more than 50 global changemakers to the highly anticipated Alumni of the Year Awards on Friday 28 September. 

Peter Fowler was recognised for the difference he makes to the Northern Rivers business community, providing astute commercial business advice together with innovation and growth initiatives that help the region's businesses to thrive. Peter also spearheads a number of activities to fundraise and provide support to charity.

In his acceptance speech, Peter congratulated all Finalists and thanked his wife, Jess, his parents and the teaching staff at SCU.

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Corporate Social Responsibility

Purpose-driven businesses
Study finds high expectation for companies to go beyond profits and positively impact society.

purposePurpose is more than a popular buzzword or indeed another 'P' to add to the mnemonic. It is a way of doing business that not only influences positive societal change, but also drives company growth. 

A survey of 1,006 Americans defined purpose-driven companies as "organisations committed to making money and making a positive impact on the world" with strong environmental practices, being a good employer, supporting critical issues and giving back to communities. 

The majority of respondents said they'd buy from a business that leads with purpose, knowing they'd make a positive impact whenever they purchased from a purpose-driven organisation.  Read more…

New Giving BHAG

Collins Hume announce new giving 'BHAG'

'BHAG' stands for Big Hairy Audacious Goal – essentially a long-term goal that changes the very nature of a business' existence – and we're excited to announce a BHAG of our own.

researchCommunity contribution is core to our vision at Collins Hume, which is to strive to do our very best and to be generous with charities by supporting our local and broader community. 

Because of our strong community connections, we take our social responsibility very seriously and pride ourselves on the passion and spirit with which we approach our giving. 

Following the amazing efforts of our team, clients and wider community and two standout events in 2017 and 2018 we were able to generate some major charity for local and global causes, so we've decided to up the ante. 

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